Welcome to The Cavendish School

Headteacher’s welcome

peter-marchantA successful school is built on the relationships that are built between staff, students and parents and I believe this is a real strength of the school. Hopefully the website will give you a feeling of who we are as a school.
Kind Regards
Peter Marchant


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Children can join our Pre-School from the age of two years.


Please click on the link to view our prospectus.

Computing Live! Educational ICT Conference

On Saturday 25th February, some Cavendish School pupils in year 9 and year 10 will travel by coach and EuroTunnel to Paris for an ICT conference called Computing Live! Pupils can arrive at Cavendish School car park on Saturday 25th February at 11:15 pm. Pupils will...
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Cavendish School Inset day

Reminder to all parents/carers that Friday 10th February is an Inset day. Pupils don't need to attend school however work experience pupils still need their work experience placements. For more details please contact the Cavendish School Office on 01323 731340....
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Ball Crew Training

2017 Aegon International Eastbourne 23rd June – 1st July Ball crew must be available for all of these dates.   The Tournament Expected to make your own way to and from Devonshire Park You will need to wear your full ball crew kit and pass in order to enter the...
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Primary Phase Parents Evening

Cavendish Primary and Pre-School parent/pupils are invited to Parents Evening on Tuesday 7th February from 3:30pm - 6:00pm and Thursday 9th February from 5:30pm - 8:00pm. Parents can visit class teachers in the primary hall to find out how well their child is doing....
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2016 GCSE Success. Our best results ever.


of students achieved A*-C in both English and Maths.


of students achieved the prestigious English Baccalaureate.


of students achieved 5A*-C including English and Maths.


of all grades were A or A*.


of students made 3 Levels of Progress in English. The best result in Eastbourne.


of subjects exceeded national rates of progress by more than 5%.


of students made 3 Levels of Progress in Maths.


of subjects exceeded national A*- C pass grades by more than 5%.

At Cavendish School, the staff and governors are delighted to congratulate all Year 11 students for achieving another set of excellent results. 70% of our students achieved A*-C in both English & Maths which represents our best ever result for this measure and is an 11% improvement on last year. Please look at our Exams Results page for more details.